Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report for May 28, 2008

The Los Angeles Classic Films Early Report is a listing of classic films playing in Los Angeles for the next month. We list films made from 1999 back (with a few notable exceptions), playing in theaters, museums, and other locations.

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Double Feature

High, Wide and Handsome, 1937

Notes: Screening.

Director: Rouben Mamoulian

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

One Touch of Venus, 1948

Notes: Screening.

Director: William A. Seiter

Double Feature

Un Chant d’Amour, 1950

Notes: New restored, uncensored 35mm print.

Director: Jean Genet

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Genet, 1981

Notes: Screening.

Director: Antoine Bourseiller

Bedazzled, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stanley Donen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Wild Bunch, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sam Peckinpah

Theater: Arclight Cinemas

Showtime: 8pm

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, 1953

Notes: Screening.

Director: Howard Hawks

Theater: Los Angeles Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

The Iron Horse, 1924

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Ford

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

The Ruling Class, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter Medak

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:35pm

Thursday, May 29, 2008

Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ken Annakin

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Bedazzled, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stanley Donen

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 7:30pm

Eat the Document, 1972

Notes: Hosted by Penelope Spheeris.

Director: Bob Dylan

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 8pm

Hootenanny Hoot, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Gene Nelson

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

The Ruling Class, 1972

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter Medak

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: 9:35pm

Friday, May 30, 2008

Patton, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Franklin J. Schaffner

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The Man Who Knew Too Much, 1956

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Strangers on a Train, 1951

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Double Feature

The Long Goodbye, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Altman

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

California Split, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Altman

Charlie’s Angels, 2000

Notes: Screening.

Director: McG

Theater: CineSpace

Showtime: 8pm

Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Theater: Fairfax Cinemas

Showtime: Midnight

Blade Runner, 1982

Notes: CineInsomnia screening. The final cut.

Director: Ridley Scott

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Reservoir Dogs, 1992

Notes: Screening.

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, May 31, 2008

They Drive By Night, 1940

Notes: Screening.

Director: Raoul Walsh

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Simon of the Desert, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Luis Bunuel

Theater: Getty Center

Showtime: 4pm

Double Feature

What’s Happening! The Beatles In The USA, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Albert and David Maysles

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 6:30pm

&

Gimme Shelter, 1970

Notes: Screening.

Director: Albert and David Maysles & Charlotte Zwerin

Star!, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Wise

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Vertigo, 1958

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Rope, 1948

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Double Feature

Rear Window, 1954

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Shadow of a Doubt, 1943

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Monty Python’s Life of Brian, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Terry Jones

Theater: Getty Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

What Ever Happened to Baby Janer, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Aldrich

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Charlie’s Angels, 2000

Notes: Screening.

Director: McG

Theater: CineSpace

Showtime: 8pm

The Party, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Blake Edwards

Theater: Cinespia Cemetary Screening

Showtime: 9pm

The Nanny, 1965

Notes: Screening.

Director: Seth Holt

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 10pm

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Zardoz, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Boorman

Theater: New Beverly Cinema

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, June 1, 2008

Khartoum, 1966

Notes: Screening.

Director: Basil Dearden & Eliot Elisofon

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 5pm

Double Feature

Call Northside 777, 1948

Notes: Screening.

Director: Henry Hathaway

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7pm

&

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, 1962

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Ford

The Adventures of Robin Hood, 1938

Notes: Newly restored version.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: Linwood Dunn Theater

Showtime: 7pm

Double Feature

North By Northwest, 1959

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Dial M for Murder, 1954

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Jesus of Montreal, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Denys Arcand

Theater: Getty Center

Showtime: 7:30pm

Monday, June 2, 2008

Love Laughs At Andy Hardy, 1946 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: $2 discount screening.

Director: Willis Goldbeck

Theater: The Bridge

Showtime: 1pm

Good Will Hunting, 1997

Notes: Screening.

Director: Gus Van Sant

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, June 3, 2008

Jailhouse Rock, 1957

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Richard Thorpe

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Double Feature

What Did You Do In The War, Daddyr, 1966

Notes: Director Blake Edwards will introduce the second film and appear for a discussion between films.

Director: Blake Edwards

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

A Shot in the Dark, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Blake Edwards

Raging Bull, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Theater: Arclight Cinemas

Showtime: 8pm

Mildred Pierce, 1945

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Curtiz

Theater: Million Dollar Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, 1921

Notes: Screening.

Director: Rex Ingram

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, June 5, 2008

Double Feature

Clint Eastwood: A Life in Film, 2007

Notes: Screening.

Director: Michael Henry Wilson

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Beguiled, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: Don Siegel

Friday, June 6, 2008

Spirited Away, 2003 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Free admission.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Theater: Hammer Museum

Showtime: 7pm

Double Feature

Dirty Harry, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: Don Siegel

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

A Perfect World, 1993

Notes: Film historian/filmmaker Michael Henry Wilson will introduce the screening.

Director: Clint Eastwood

Ben-Hur, 1959

Notes: Screening.

Director: William Wyler

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

War and Peace (Parts 1 & 2), 1965-67

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sergei Bondarchuk

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Lady Eve, 1941

Notes: Screening.

Director: Preston Sturges

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Class of 1984, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mark L. Lester

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:15pm

&

Class of 1999, 1990

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mark L. Lester

Saturday, June 7, 2008

The Damned Don’t Cry, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Vincent Sherman

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

The Naked Spur, 1953

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 2pm

&

The Man From Laramie, 1955

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Double Feature

Harvey, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Henry Koster

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7pm

&

The Glenn Miller Story, 1954

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Double Feature

The Outlaw Josey Wales, 1976

Notes: Discussion between films with editor Joel Cox.

Director: Clint Eastwood

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

High Plains Drifter, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Clint Eastwood

Destiny, 1997

Notes: Screening.

Director: Youssef Chahine

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

El Cid, 1961

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

War and Peace (Parts 3 & 4), 1965-67

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sergei Bondarchuk

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Hunger, 1983

Notes: Screening.

Director: Tony Scott

Theater: Cinespia Cemetary Screening

Showtime: 9pm

The Apple, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Menahem Golan

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:15pm

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, June 8, 2008

Double Feature

Harvey, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Henry Koster

Theater: Billy Wilder Theater

Showtime: 7pm

&

The Glenn Miller Story, 1954

Notes: Screening.

Director: Anthony Mann

Double Feature

Breezy, 1973

Notes: Screening.

Director: Clint Eastwood

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Honkytonk Man, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Clint Eastwood

The Ten Commandments, 1956

Notes: Screening.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Monday, June 9, 2008

Of Human Bondage, 1934 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: $2 discount screening.

Director: John Cromwell

Theater: The Bridge

Showtime: 1pm

Saving Private Ryan, 1998

Notes: Screening.

Director: Steven Spielberg

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Muscle Beach Party, 1964

Notes: Free admission.

Director: William Asher

Theater: Skirball Cultural Center

Showtime: 1:30pm

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Unforgiven, 1992

Notes: Screening.

Director: Clint Eastwood

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

The Magnificent Seven, 1960 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Sturges

Theater: Arclight Cinemas

Showtime: 8pm

Goldfinger, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Guy Hamilton

Theater: Orpheum Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Camille, 1921

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ray C. Smallwood

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, June 12, 2008

Bound for Glory, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Hal Ashby

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Friday, June 13, 2008

Double Feature

The Thing, 1982

Notes: Discussion between films with director John Carpenter.

Director: John Carpenter

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Fog, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Carpenter

War and Peace (Parts 1 & 2), 1965-67

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sergei Bondarchuk

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Sullivan’s Travels, 1941

Notes: Screening.

Director: Preston Sturges

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

Massacre at Central High, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Rene Daalder

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:15pm

&

Three O’Clock High, 1987

Notes: Screening.

Director: Phil Joanou

Jaws, 1975

Notes: CineInsomnia screening.

Director: Steven Spielberg

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, June 14, 2008

Leave Her to Heaven, 1945

Notes: Screening.

Director: John
Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

Escape From New York, 1981

Notes: Discussion between films with director John Carpenter.

Director: John Carpenter

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Escape from LA, 1996

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Carpenter

War and Peace (Parts 3 & 4), 1965-67

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sergei Bondarchuk

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

My Man Godfrey, 1936 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Gregory La Cava

Theater: Cinespia Cemetary Screening

Showtime: 9pm

Can’t Stop the Music, 1980

Notes: Screening.

Director: Nancy Walker

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:15pm

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, June 15, 2008

The Wizard of Oz, 1939

Notes: Screening.

Director: Victor Fleming

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 4pm

Double Feature

Halloween, 1978

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Carpenter

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Christine, 1983

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Carpenter

Monday, June 16, 2008

Cyrano de Bergerac, 1950 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: $2 discount screening.

Director: Michael Gordon

Theater: The Bridge

Showtime: 1pm

The Cider House Rules, 1999

Notes: Screening.

Director: Lasse Halstrom

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Wednesday, June 18, 2008

Double Feature

Big Trouble in Little China, 1986

Notes: Discussion between films with actor Austin Stoker.

Director: John Carpenter

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Assault on Precinct 13, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: John Carpenter

West Side Story, 1961 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Wise

Theater: Arclight Cinemas

Showtime: 8pm

Young Frankenstein, 1974

Notes: Screening.

Director: Mel Brooks

Theater: Los Angeles Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Monsieur Beaucaire, 1924

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sidney Olcott

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Thursday, June 19, 2008

Double Feature

The Apartment, 1960

Notes: Screening.

Director: Billy Wilder

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

In the Heat of the Night, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Norman Jewison

Double Feature

Festival, 1967

Notes: Screening.

Director: Murray Lerner

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

&

The Other Side of the Mirror, 2007

Notes: Screening.

Director: Murray Lerner

Friday, June 20, 2008

Double Feature

Better Off Dead, 1985

Notes: Screening.

Director: Savage Steve Holland

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

One Crazy Summer, 1986

Notes: Screening.

Director: Savage Steve Holland

War and Peace (Parts 1 & 2), 1965-67

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sergei Bondarchuk

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Once Upon a Time in the West, 1968 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Newly restored version.

Director: Sergio Leone

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Double Feature

The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek, 1944

Notes: Screening.

Director: Preston Sturges

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Hail the Conquering Hero, 1944

Notes: Screening.

Director: Preston Sturges

Tales from the Gimli Hospital, 1988

Notes: CineInsomnia screening.

Director: Guy Maddin

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Carrie, 1976

Notes: Screening.

Director: Brian De Palma

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Saturday, June 21, 2008

Gilda, 1946

Notes: Screening.

Director: Charles Vidor

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

The Unknown Woman, 2006

Notes: Screening.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Cinema Paradiso, 1988

Notes: Screening.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore

War and Peace (Parts 3 & 4), 1965-67

Notes: Screening.

Director: Sergei Bondarchuk

Theater: Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Showtime: 7:30pm

Shampoo, 1975 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: Screening.

Director: Hal Ashby

Theater: Cinespia Cemetary Screening

Showtime: 9pm

Disco Godfather, 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: Robert Wagoner

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:15pm

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, June 22, 2008

Monday, June 23, 2008

A Farewell to Arms, 1932 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: $2 discount screening.

Director: Frank Borzage

Theater: The Bridge

Showtime: 1pm

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, 2000

Notes: Screening.

Director: Ang Lee

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

El rey del barrio, 1950

Notes: Screening.

Director: Gilberto Martinez Solares

Theater: Million Dollar Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Double Feature

The Sheik, 1921

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Melford

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

&

The Son of the Sheik, 1926

Notes: Screening.

Director: George Fitzmaurice

Thursday, June 26, 2008

Celebration at Big Sur, 1971

Notes: Screening.

Director: Baird Bryant & Johanna Demetrakas

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 8pm

Friday, June 27, 2008

Double Feature

Bay of Angels, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Demy

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Model Shop, 1969

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Demy

The Palm Beach Story, 1942

Notes: Screening.

Director: Preston Sturges

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

Rear Window, 1954

Notes: CineInsomnia screening.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

If…, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Lindsay Anderson

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:15pm

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Detour, 1945

Notes: Screening.

Director: Edgar G. Ulmer

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 1pm

Double Feature

Sequences, 1982

Notes: Screening.

Director: Alexandru Tatos

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 6pm

&

Reenactment, 1968

Notes: Screening.

Director: Lucian Pentilie

Double Feature

The Young Girls of Rochefort, 1963

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Demy

Theater: Aero Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: Jacques Demy

Double Feature

A Hard Day’s Night, 1964

Notes: Digitally restored.

Director: Richard Lester

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 7:30pm

&

Wonderwall, 1969

Notes: Screening.

Director: Joe Massot

Skatetown U.S.A., 1979

Notes: Screening.

Director: William A. Levey

Theater: Silent Movie Theatre

Showtime: 10:15pm

The Rocky Horror Picture Show, 1975

Notes: Weekly screening of the cult classic, with live enhancement by Sins O’ the Flesh

Director: Jim Sharman

Theater: Landmark’s Nuart Theatre

Showtime: Midnight

Sunday, June 29, 2008

What a Way to Go!, 1964

Notes: Screening.

Director: J. Lee Thompson

Theater: Egyptian Theatre

Showtime: 5:30pm

Monday, June 30, 2008

Eternally Yours, 1939 (NEW LISTING)

Notes: $2 discount screening.

Director: Tay Garnett

Theater: The Bridge

Showtime: 1pm

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, 2001

Notes: Screening.

Director: Peter Jackson

Theater: Samuel Goldwyn Theater

Showtime: 7:30pm

Tuesday, July 1, 2008

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